Our Mission

The GMHS Board of Directors wishes to thank everyone who donated to GMHS during our recent Fundraising Campaign.  Thank you!!! 

The GMHS Annual Meeting will be held on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at 1 pm at the Monessen Heritage Museum.  

All are welcome!

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GREATER MONESSEN

HISTORICAL SOCIETY

FOUNDED 1995

INCORPORATED 2000

 

MONESSEN HERITAGE MUSEUM 

ESTABLISHED 2004

 

The Society shall promote and foster knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of history in general and of the City of Monessen and environs in particular. The objective of this Society shall be to study, collect, and preserve for the City historical records and antiquities relating to the history of Monessen and environs and its people; to preserve items of current events that may have historical interest in the future; to interest and unite the city in a finer public spirit, through a fuller understanding of the traditions and history, both past and in the making, of our city and its neighboring communities.

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GMHS BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Daniel T. Zyglowicz, President

Gary Strelick, Vice President

Virginia Mussano Fisfis, Secretary

Vito C. Beneccio, Co-Treasurer

Mary Lou Simkins Co-Treasurer

Dr. Martin Dudas, Fundraiser

Candis Elyanich Kelley, Mailings

Tim Donner, Honorary Seat

(great-grandson of Monessen Founder William H. Donner)

MUSEUM MANAGER

Vern Nelson